Huge victory for the opposition in the elections in South Korea

The liberal opposition Democratic Party-DPK has won an absolute majority in South Korea’s parliamentary elections. They defeated the ruling People Power Party-PPP by a huge margin. Media BBC reported that a few small opposition parties had formed an alliance with DPK in this election. They jointly won 192 out of 300 seats in the National […]

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South Korea’s Yoon will warn APEC leaders about the risks of a Russia-North Korea arms deal

BY HYUNG-JIN KIM SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol slammed the purported illicit arms deal between North Korea and Russia, saying he’ll emphasize its far-reaching security implications and discuss international response during the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in San Francisco this week. In written responses to questions from The Associated […]

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US, Japan, South Korea defence chiefs to share North Korea missile data in December

TOKYO/SEOUL, Nov 12 (Reuters) – Defence chiefs from South Korea, Japan and the United States have agreed to start as planned a real-time data sharing scheme on North Korean missiles in December, South Korea’s defence ministry said on Sunday. U.S. Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin met his South Korean counterpart, Shin Won-sik, in Seoul on Sunday […]

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